Chicken Tikka Masala

Chicken Tikka Masala

Serves: 6 Save

Ingredients (31)

  • For the chicken:
  • 1/2 cup whole milk yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 4 cloves garlic
  • 2 teaspoons freshly grated ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon garam marsala
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 1/2 pounds boneless skinless chicken thighs
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil or grapeseed oil
  • For the sauce:
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1 yellow onion
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
  • 2 teaspoons freshly grated ginger
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 2 teaspoons garam masala
  • 2 teaspoons ground turmeric
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 (28 oz) can diced tomatoes
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1/3 cup heavy cream
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro leaves
  • Basmati rice and naan bread
  • Directions

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